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Agriculture is important, and we mean that in more ways than one. It’s important to the farmer, the farmer’s family, the community in which they live and work, and, on a grander scale, the world. We need farmers to provide for a growing world, which also means we need to continue to find ways to. Read More »

Farm Credit announced a nationwide search to identify and honor 100 leaders who are changing the future of rural communities and agriculture for the better. Nominations for the Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives search will be accepted until December 18.   “We’re encouraging anyone who has made important contributions to the agriculture industry to apply;. Read More »

Today marks the beginning of Farm Credit’s 100th year of service to agriculture and rural communities. Our world needs farmers and supporting those farmers is a mission we stand behind; in fact, we were built for it. Throughout the next year, we’ll be celebrating the history of Farm Credit and agriculture while looking forward to the. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Jessica Sentelle as a loan officer trainee, based in the association’s Winchester, Virginia office. Sentelle will report directly to Karen Swecker, area lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   Prior to joining Farm Credit, Sentelle completed a research internship with broiler chickens at Virginia Tech and an. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit, an agricultural lending cooperative, announces their annual bus trip to the Ag Progress Days, held in Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania on Wednesday, August 19.   Farm Credit will be providing one bus and will be picking up from two different locations in the lender’s DelMarVa region. Locations and pick-up times include: Centre at. Read More »

We’re just a few days away from the Fourth of July festivities and you know what that means – lots of good times and good food to soon to come! If you’re tired of making the same dishes for your barbecues and celebrations, try one of these delicious recipes from our Country Mortgages team –. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit announced Marcia Spence of Dover, Delaware as the winner of their 2015 John Deere Gator giveaway contest. The contest was held as part of the association’s annual stockholder meetings, which took place April 7-9, 14, and 15 in various locations around the region.   “The Spence family has played an instrumental part. Read More »

It’s that time of year again! The roads are busier than ever with folks traveling for vacations and trips. You’ll also notice more farm equipment on the roads as farmers bale hay, harvest vegetables and spray for weeds along with our equestrian folks enjoying the beautiful weather on horseback. During this time, it’s important to. Read More »

MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Cody Hallowell as a loan officer in the association’s Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania office. He will report directly to Bill Kitsch, area lending manager for MidAtlantic Farm Credit.   As a loan officer, Hallowell will work closely with the loan staff to develop relationships with existing and new customers,. Read More »

By: Susan Paglia, Mortgage Lending Manager This week is National Pollinator Week, and being an avid gardener myself, I wanted to share some tips the Penn State Extension provided on adding these to your garden at home. Whether you have a large farm, a garden, or a small lot, you can increase the number of. Read More »